Verily

  • (adv): Truly or confidentially.
    Example: "I verily think so"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on verily:

Row, Row, Row Your Boat - Additional or Alternate Verses
... People often add additional verses, a form of children's street culture, with the intent of either extending the song or (especially in the case of more irreverent versions) to make it funny, parodying it, or substituting another sensibility for the perceived innocent one of the original ... Versions include Row, row, row your boat, Gently down the stream ...
Heartfire - Plot Summary
... Alvin, Verily Cooper, Arthur Stuart, and Mike Fink are joined by John James Audubon, a French-speaking painter of birds ... up to the men sent to bring in the "witches" while Verily hides for the moment ... Verily comes by and loudly scolds Quill in front of the crowd, saying it's inhumane ...
Al-Hujurat - Sura
... Verily Allah loves the equitable ... 'O believers! Avoid most suspicions, verily some suspicion is a sin and do not look out for faults and do not backbite one another ... And fear Allah, Verily Allah is Oft Returning, Merciful ...
Al Hujurat - Sura
... Verily Allah loves the equitable ... 'O believers! Avoid most suspicions, verily some suspicion is a sin and do not look out for faults and do not backbite one another ... And fear Allah, Verily Allah is Oft Returning, Merciful ...
Amen in Christianity
... emphasis to his own words (translated "verily") ... In John's Gospel, it is repeated, "Verily, verily." Amen is also used in oath (Numbers 522 Deuteronomy 2715–26 Nehemiah 1 ... Chronicles 1636) ...

More definitions of "verily":

  • (adv): In truth; beyond doubt or question.
    Example: "Trust in the Lord...and verily thou shalt be fed"- Ps 37:3

Famous quotes containing the word verily:

    I verily believe
    My fair impression may
    Be all from that one day
    No shadow crossed but ours....
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    Therefore when thou doest thine alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may have glory of men. Verily I say unto you, they have their reward. But when thou doest alms, let not thy left hand know what thy right hand doeth.
    —Bible: New Testament Matthew 6:2-3.

    The Sermon on the Mount.

    Therefore when thou doest thine alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may have glory of men. Verily I say unto you, they have their reward. But when thou doest alms, let not thy left hand know what thy right hand doeth.
    Bible: New Testament Jesus, in Matthew, 6:2-3.

    From the Sermon on the Mount.